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Data Protection with Clonezilla

An image of your hard drive has many advantages over a standard backup. If your system becomes damaged and you have to replace your hard drive, you don’t need to re-install Windows from scratch and then tediously re-install all of your applications and copy back your data. All you need to do is copy the image back on to your hard drive – a quick and easy process.

To create your backup image, use the free tool Clonezilla, a full Linux operating system which provides access to backup tools from a live CD/DVD or USB flash drive. In this article, I’ll show you how to use Clonezilla to create a backup image of your data to protect it against damage.


Category: Internet & Security, Issues
Issue: 2015 Issue 4 April
Operating Systems: XP, Vista, 7, 8
Article Reference: D100

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